Canon 7D Mark II to Have Full Metal Body

Canon 7D Mark II Rumors

UPDATE: Canon 7D Mark II Officially Announced!

Recent rumors add to past info suggesting that the Canon 7D Mark II (or whatever the Canon 7D successor is called) will feature an EOS-1D X build quality with a fully metal frame.  We’ve heard that it would have “an EOS-1  style top plate” before, but now we’re seeing more and more about a total build-quality comparison. [Read more...]

Canon Camera with “Sensor Bigger than 35mm” in September?

Canon Medium Format Rumors

As a follow-up to the previous Canon medium format rumors, I received an additional tip from a known source (who has had advanced knowledge in the past) that Canon will “announce” something that has to do with a “sensor bigger than 35mm” in September (presumably in the run-up to Photokina). [Read more...]

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens for $639 – Deal Alert

Canon 24-105mm

ebay (via deals-all-year) has the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens for $639.99 (reg. $1149) in limited quantity and with free shipping. Check it out while it lasts here on ebay.

ebay seller deals-all-year has a 99.8% positive feedback rating on ebay. The listing notes that you can register this lens for a 1-year Canon USA warranty.

Canon Teases “Something BIG”

Canon Teaser

Official Canon Teaser

With Photokina 2014 just around the corner, the rumor mill is running full steam now. The latest rumors point to several new DSLR products due from Canon in early September just ahead of Photokina.

We’ve hear so much about a Canon 7D Mark II lately, and it continues to be in the rumor mill. Likewise, a replacement lens for the Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS lens is also expected. [Read more...]

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS Superzoom Cameras Unveiled

Canon SX520 HS

Canon SX520 HS

Canon has released a pair of new budget superzoom cameras, the PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS.

The SX520 HS features a 16MP CMOS sensor, while the SX400 IS sports a lower-caliber 16MP CCD sensor. Both cameras have a massive optical zoom range – with the SX520 HS coming out on top at 24-1008mm equivalent zoom range. [Read more...]

Canon 7D Listed as “Discontinued” at Amazon

Canon 7D

Amazon has listed the Canon 7D as “discontinued” on its product page. However, the camera is still available via third party sellers on Amazon.com. We have been expecting to hear more on a replacement for the camera, possibly called a 7D Mark II, and we continue to see steep discounts on the Canon 7D.

The new camera is rumored to appear just prior to Photokina in September. [Read more...]